Surf Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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SURF ZONE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
400 PM HST WED NOV 26 2014

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400 PM HST WED NOV 26 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR NORTH AND EAST FACING SHORES...

SURF ALONG NORTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 12 TO 15 FEET THROUGH
THURSDAY.

SURF ALONG EAST FACING SHORES WILL BE 8 TO 12 FEET THROUGH THURSDAY.

SURF ALONG WEST FACING SHORES WILL BE 4 TO 6 FEET TONIGHT...AND 3 TO
5 FEET THURSDAY.

SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING SHORES WILL BE 2 FEET OR LESS THROUGH
THURSDAY.

OUTLOOK THROUGH TUESDAY DECEMBER 2:
THE CURRENT NORTH-NORTHEAST SWELL WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH ON
FRIDAY...BUT MAY APPROACH ADVISORY LEVELS AGAIN THIS WEEKEND. THIS
SWELL WILL THEN DIMINISH EARLY NEXT WEEK. A MODERATE NORTHWEST SWELL
ARRIVING EARLY NEXT WEEK WILL PRODUCE ANOTHER BUMP IN SURF HEIGHTS
ALONG NORTH AND WEST FACING SHORES FROM MONDAY INTO TUESDAY.

SURF HEIGHTS ARE FORECAST HEIGHTS OF THE FACE OR FRONT OF WAVES. THE
SURF FORECAST IS BASED ON THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE ONE THIRD LARGEST WAVES...IN THE ZONE OF MAXIMUM
REFRACTION. SOME WAVES MAY BE MORE THAN TWICE AS HIGH AS THE
SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT. EXPECT TO ENCOUNTER RIP CURRENTS IN OR NEAR
ANY SURF ZONE.

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